Curations by: Larry Alton

Larry Alton is an independent business consultant specializing in social media trends, business, and entrepreneurship. Follow him on Twitter and LinkedIn.

5 Reasons For Rashes

Apr 14 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 0 | Share
Skin Rash

One of the more irritating things that you can run into is getting a rash. Red, blotchy skin that may or may not hurt, and may or may not be associated with anything else. In many cases, rashes come and go without you ever really knowing why they showed up in the first place. And when you Google rashes,

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Illustrations of the Benefits of Recycle and Reuse Mentality

Apr 5 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 0 | Share
carbon footprint

There’s been a push for several decades now concerning the recycle and reuse mentality. Essentially, at this point humanity is looking more closely at its association with nature, and understanding that a new balance has to be obtained in the near future. So individuals, companies, and even countries

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Using Tech For Entertainment Analysis

Apr 3 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 0 | Share
ipad-tablet-technology-touch

When it comes to new technology, you can always think about how it benefits society in terms of science, or professionalism, or even social order. But, every once in awhile you just need to kick back and relax, and that’s why sometimes it’s just fun to think how technology has benefited

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Health Issues That Affect Your Mind

Mar 28 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 0 | Share
mental health

The mind is a terrible thing to waste, but there are many things that can affect your mind and keep it from working for you at its full capacity. From mental illnesses to addiction, your brain has its own demons it has to fight on a regular basis. Like other mental illnesses, addiction is a disorder. If

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Tips For Taking Your Ideal Sports Vacation

Mar 27 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 0 | Share
sports vacation

What’s your favorite sport? Have you ever gotten to see your favorite sports team play in person? When was the last time? If you’ve never seen your team play, never gone to the Olympics, or it’s just been awhile since you’ve enjoyed these luxuries, maybe now is the time to start planning your

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Options For Wisely Choosing and Financing Your Next Vehicle

Mar 26 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 0 | Share
financing new car

When it comes to deciding on the what your next vehicle is going to be, two major parts of the equation are going to be what type of car, and then how you’re going to afford it. And that will come down to things like how much money you make vs. how much you save, and an internal checklist of the

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3 Ways To Take Better Care of Your Mobile Phone

Mar 24 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 1 | Share
Mobile Phone

Having a tiny computer that can give you any information you could possibly want right in the palm of your hand is a great gift. However, if you don’t know how to properly care for your phone, you could be out of luck just what you need to make an important phone call or check a confirmation number

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Four Things You Need Now That Running Season Is Here

Mar 22 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 0 | Share
Running Season

Warm weather is just around the corner, and already here in some areas, which means that it’s time to dig out the running and jogging gear. It may be time to buy some new gear as well. The thing is, you want to make sure you have all the right stuff before you hit the streets running. Whether you run

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Brushing Up On Non-Renewable Resources

Mar 22 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 0 | Share
Mining

There’s a lot of talk about renewable resources these days, sometimes to the point where you forget just how important the non-renewable ones are to our current power structure and economy. So even brushing up on a few topics related to this hot-button issue will make you a more informed conversationalist

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Five Tips For Creating A Scary Look

Mar 21 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 0 | Share
Scary Look

Whether it’s Halloween-time, you’re working on a low budget horror flick, or you simply want to hone your skills in the business of special effects makeup, it can be fun to learn to create scary looks. In fact, if you have a love for creating makeup looks and fanciful costumes you could find yourself

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5 Important Admin Decisions For App Developers

Mar 6 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 0 | Share
app development

There’s a lot of money to be earned in the realm of app development these days, but especially because it’s such a competitive market, it’s worth noting that there are several very important decisions to be made very early in the planning process. There is some flexibility later in

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How To Use Social Media To Organize Your Life

Mar 3 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 0 | Share
social media

Sometimes you may just think of social media as a time waster, but it can do a ton of good things for your life. You can even use it to organize your life. Facebook is a great asset both personally and in businesses. You can also use other social media sites to organize things. Here are some tips. Look

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How To Pick Your Next Career Move

Mar 2 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 0 | Share
choosing a career

Whether it’s your first career or you want to make a change, it’s important to make the right choice if you want a career you’ll be happy in. You want a job where you are driven and where you have a chance to move forward. Nothing is worse than getting stuck in a boring job with no chance of moving

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Home Improvement Hurdles and How To Fix Them

Feb 15 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 0 | Share
home improvement

When it comes to home improvement, especially if it’s with projects you want to take care of yourself, there are always going to be some hurdles. And it’s up to you to accept those challenges and figure out how to take them on face-to-face. Getting frustrated and quitting is the easy way

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4 Signs You Have an Addiction

Feb 8 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 0 | Share
addiction

Sometimes it isn’t always easy to see the signs of addiction if you are the person inside of it. Our judgments and assessments can become impaired as we sink further into the rabbit hole of substance abuse. If you find yourself struggling to identify whether you are yourself an addict, here are some

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Four Items Your Business Should Be Handing Out For Advertising

Feb 7 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 0 | Share
advertising

When it comes to advertising your business, small or large, you may think that being online is enough. Sure, you can reach far more people with the internet, selling items and services all over the world even without setting foot out of your home or office. But, getting out there, in person, can still

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What Does Your Credit Say About You?

Jan 30 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 0 | Share
credit score

It says a lot, actually. Your credit tells employers if you’ll be a good employee, it tells credit card companies and loan companies whether or not you’re likely to pay your bills, and it tells the utility companies whether or not they should get a deposit from you before giving you a phone, heat,

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Finding Legitimate Companies and Resources Online

Jan 29 2017 | By: Larry Alton| 0 | Share
online sources

This is the age of information. But, that information can come in two flavors – legitimate and meaningful, or illegitimate and inaccurate. Especially when it comes to certain things like finances, product reviews, and essential services, you want to make particularly sure that you’re finding

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